With their debut EP releasing to all streaming platforms on July 1, Ramona Sky are celebrating the launch with their biggest gig yet at The Tote on July 9.
The EP Launch will be an extra special show, as not only will they be launching their debut work, but will also be saying farewell to guitarist Bobby Sek and bassist Nick Laby after almost 2 years of live shows together. Ramona Sky’s self-titled EP reflects the band’s unique story of originally meeting online, bonding over Zoom during Melbourne’s lockdown, and writing music over video chat. The EP came together over a stressful year in and out of lockdowns and uncertainty, whilst the band squeezed in as many live shows around Melbourne’s most iconic venues as they could in between. Ramona Sky’s debut EP features 6 tracks, including released singles ‘Think You’re Mine’ and ‘Taxi’.
What you need to know
- Melbourne band Ramona Sky are releasing their debut EP on July 1
- This comes with the announcement of the departure of their bassist, Nick Laby, and guitarist Bobby Sek
- Playing at The Tote with their current line-up for the last time on July 9, this promises to be Ramona Sky’s biggest gig yet
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Ramona Sky have played countless shows across Melbourne over the past few years, creating an outstanding reputation in the live music scene. The band is known for their stage presence and live performances, and recently headlined Slowly Slowly’s after party show which was one of the band’s largest crowds. Inspired by a mix of 70s rock and 90s funk, Ramona Sky’s presence is made up of powerful lead vocals and bright harmonies, distinct driving bass lines, funky guitar rhythms and punchy in-the-pocket drums.
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Supported by Sunday Honey and Tax Evaders, which will be the band’s biggest show yet. After the release of the EP and departure of the two band members, front woman Chelsea Sharp and drummer Jess Maio will continue the band’s legacy and announce Ramona Sky’s new direction at the show.
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